Articles by author: José Cofiño

Restaurant Finance Monitor President John Hamburger Supports Beyond ALS

Restaurant Finance Monitor President John Hamburger Supports Beyond ALS
By José Cofiño on Aug 06, 2014 at 03:17 PM in Friends of Beyond ALS

John Hamburger, President of Franchise Times and Restaurant Finance Monitor helped announce the launch of BeyondALS.org in a recent issue of The Monitor.

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Living with ALS: Keep Moving as Much as You Can!

Living with ALS: Keep Moving as Much as You Can!
By José Cofiño on Jul 14, 2014 at 11:23 AM in General Health

There are some good days living with ALS. Yesterday was one of those.

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Lou Gehrig - Let's Give His Name Back to Baseball

By José Cofiño on Jul 09, 2014 at 10:45 AM in Overcoming Adversity

I had the great pleasure and honor to speak to the fans and throw out the first ball at the Fourth of July game of the Bellingham Bells in Washington State. My thoughts included the goal of finding a solution for ALS and having the Iron Horse's name return for being synonymous with outstanding baseball and not with a deadly disease.

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Bellingham Bells & Lou Gehrig's 75th Anniversary

Bellingham Bells & Lou Gehrig's 75th Anniversary
By José Cofiño on Jun 26, 2014 at 04:25 PM in Friends of Beyond ALS

When we asked Eddie Poplawski, owner of the Bellingham Bells Baseball Club, to help raise awareness and funds, he did not hesitate. He, his GM Nick Caples and the entire Bells crew have put together a great event on the 75th anniversary of Lou Gehrig's Yankee Stadium farewell speech.

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BeyondALS.org Takes Flight

By José Cofiño on Jun 23, 2014 at 05:39 PM

Today we a launching a new tool in our battle to find a solution for ALS. The BeyondALS.org website will help readers find resources focused against Lou Gehrig's Disease and links to the latest research in combating it. Ben Trust and I will share our own insights into what is to live with the disease and to live with someone who has it.

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